Welcome back to all the band students and parents for the 2023-24 school year! I'm so excited to start our brand-new beginners and continue the journey for our 7th and 8th graders! Please click the links above for the latest calendar and band handbook! I hope to see you soon!
Mr. Christopher P. Hoovler
Mr. Hoovler is the band director at Freedom Middle School. He has his Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from James Madison University and his Master's Degree in Music from Virginia Commonwealth University. He has been teaching band in the public schools since 1997. Mr. Hoovler is a member of VMEA, VBODA, and Phi Beta Mu. Mr. Hoovler has earned Virginia Honor Band status as a former high school director, eleven VMEA Blue Ribbon awards, and has earned numerous superior ratings in his career.